Finance Section Manger

Job Title: Finance Section Manger
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Swindon
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Start Date: 2019-01-29
Reference: JO-1901-1581
Contact Name: Madeline Blair
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2019 16:17

Job Description

Finance Section Manger - Swindon - £38,000 - £45,000 DOE

Hours Monday - Thursday 8am - 16.20pm Friday 8am - 16.10pm

Blue Arrow are recruiting on behalf of a production and distribution organisation focused in manufacturing.

About the Role

Produce monthly management accounts, ensuring compliance with accepted accounting standards

Manage & coordinate the Company's financial forecasts, annual business plans and budgets

Maintain the Finance system & control over the ledgers (G/L, A/P, A/R & FAR)

Ensure satisfactory internal controls

Provide supporting schedules & explanations e.g. variance analysis, balance sheet reconciliations

Manage & coordinate the Company's insurance, business rates, leasing, exposures & requirements

Meet all monthly, quarterly & annual reporting obligations.

Management of the Finance team, including performance appraisals, recruitment, disciplinary

Full cost centre budget responsibility

Manage the Company's cash, including payment authorisation, currency requirements

Fulfil all company obligations with regard to VAT & Corporation tax

Liaise with company auditors and ensure clean and efficient audits

Support company management in achievement of financial targets and objectives

Lead and control audit of the company stock take

Essential Requirements

Full accounting qualification i.e. ACA, ACCA or CIMA

5 years post-qualification experience gained in a manufacturing or similar environment

Exposure to IFRS reporting environment

Advanced Excel skills

Ability to work with all areas within the business

You will be

Flexible and self-motivated

Ability to work on own initiative

Strong interpersonal skills

Developing a strong term ethic

Analytical, challenging, accurate with an eye for detail

Good communicator, works well with non-finance staff at all levels

Willingness to work in a highly-pressurised environment

Adhere to strict deadlines


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Alternatively please email Madeline Blair

Or give us a call for more information - 01908 695 609